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Got Photos? Get Organized!

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Friday, August 30, 2013 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
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Date:  Friday, August 30, 2013

Time:  10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Cost:  Free

Location:  Madison Public Library, Meeting Room

Instructor:  Amy Vaughan

Open to adults and youth ages 14 and up.

 

Do you have boxes of old photos tucked away in closets? Do you have 100s of digital photos in various locations...on your computer, phone, and camera? Come and find out how you can bring order to photo chaos and start ENJOYING your family memories again.

Amy Vaughan, MS owner of AV Reflections www.AVReflections.com, is a certified photo organizer and will walk you through the steps of the photo ecosystem and provide you with wonderful tips and pointers on how you can best organize and manage your family photos.

A FREE Basic Starter Scanning Package voucher will be given to all attendees. Read more about Got Photos? Get Organized!

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Murphy Writers Group: A Peer to Peer Writing Group

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Saturday, July 27, 2013 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
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The Murphy Writers Group, representing many different stages and genres of writing, will be meeting at 1pm on July 27th. This is a time change from the original 3:00pm meetings.

Members of the group are given the opportunity to read to their peers and receive positive and helpful feedback. The group is recommended for ages 14 and older. The group is led by Kemi Elufiede, a graduate student, who has extensive experience working with adult writers.

The members welcome a diverse group of individuals to join adventures with literature.

Please contact Connie Chow at cchow@hmcpl.org or 256-881-5620.

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FREE Health Screenings

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Monday, July 8, 2013 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
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Huntsville Hospital Mobile Medical Unit will offer free health screenings, for children and adults.

 

Results are reported to the patient onsite.  All test results are completely confidential.

For more information, contact Sophie Young at 532-2362.

 

Monday July 8th 2013

9:30-12 Noon

Main Library parking lot, next to Councill Court

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Free Health Screenings

Huntsville Hospital Mobile Medical Unit will offer free health screenings for children and adults on Monday, July 8, from 9:30 a.m. to noon at the Main Library. Read more about Free Health Screenings

Health Forum: Depression

Depression is seen in 1 in 10 of Americans.  Occupational Therapist Imogene Tilson discusses depression and its treatment options. 

Tuesday * October 22 * 11-12Noon Read more about Health Forum: Depression

Health Forum: Depression

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Tuesday, October 22, 2013 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
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Depression is seen in 1 in 10 of Americans.  Occupational Therapist Imogene Tilson discusses depression and its treatment options. 

For more information, contact Sophie Young at 532-2362. Read more about Health Forum: Depression

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How to Do Things: Bead Embroidery Badge

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Tuesday, October 8, 2013 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Maximum Number of Students age 14+: 12.  To register, contact Sophie Young at 532-2362.

Anna Hanlin of the Huntsville Bead Society teaches how to make a simple embroidery badge.

Bring your ideas for badges.  Anna will provide all tools and materials for use in class. Read more about How to Do Things: Bead Embroidery Badge

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How to Do Things: Make a “Navajo Knot Mug Rug”

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Tuesday, September 10, 2013 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Maximum number of students:  12.  To register, contact Sophie Young at 532-2362.

Open to adults and youth ages 14 and up.

Learn how to make a Navajo Knot, and make a rag rug using only your fingers, no tools.  You can make a mug rug in class, and continue working at home to make a trivet or full-sized rug.  Learn how to prepare the fabric strips and how to join the strips into round and oval rugs.  You’ll be recycling a worn pair of jeans.  No sewing experience is needed.

Crystal will bring all the tools and other supplies you’ll need to use during the workshop.  This workshop is provided by the Huntsville Fiber Guild. Read more about How to Do Things: Make a “Navajo Knot Mug Rug”

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How to Do Things: Introduction to Basket Making

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Tuesday, August 13, 2013 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Maximum number of students:  12.  To register, contact Sophie Young at 532-2362.

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Weave a basket on a 5” x 8” wooden base.  You’ll learn how to handle basket reed and how to shape a basket.  No basket making experience is required.

Basket making is wet work, so wear old clothes and bring a towel.  Crystal will bring all the tools and other supplies you’ll need to use during the workshop.  This workshop is provided by the Huntsville Fiber Guild and the ongoing Basket Classes at the Huntsville-Madison County Senior Center. Read more about How to Do Things: Introduction to Basket Making

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Geocaching 101 for Families

Learn about geocaching during an hour-long, free class on Saturday, July 13, at 1 p.m. in the meeting room at the Eleanor Murphy Library. Read more about Geocaching 101 for Families

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